But God remembered1 Noah and all the wild animals and the livestock that were with him in the ark, and he sent a wind over the earth,2 and the waters receded.
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Now the springs of the deep and the floodgates of the heavens3 had been closed, and the rain4 had stopped falling from the sky.
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The water receded steadily from the earth. At the end of the hundred and fifty days5 the water had gone down,
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and on the seventeenth day of the seventh month6 the ark came to rest on the mountains7 of Ararat.8
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The waters continued to recede until the tenth month, and on the first day of the tenth month the tops of the mountains became visible.
After forty days9 Noah opened a window he had made in the ark
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and sent out a raven,10 and it kept flying back and forth until the water had dried up from the earth.11
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